With a softer blow expected to hit Georgia's education funding next fiscal year, the Richmond County Board of Education is planning to eliminate five furlough days in the 2014-15 budget.
Incoming freshmen at Georgia Regents University are facing a 13 percent tuition hike as the university moves toward the same tuition level as other Georgia research universities, an official said.
Laura DiSano and Bob Clark, consultants at the Small Business Development Center on the University of South Carolina's Aiken campus, were rewarded by the Small Business Administration.
The Richmond County Health Department will begin testing students at Hephzibah High School for tuberculosis exposure next week after one student showed symptoms of the disease to a family physician.
With concerns about the demise of basic handwriting skills, the Richmond County Board of Education's instruction committee Tuesday directed staff to survey elementary school principals to find out ...
DAHLONEGA, Ga. - Tuition is going up for Georgia students at all 31 state colleges and universities under a budget plan approved Tuesday by the state Board of Regents, including the largest ...
Quinton Aaron is visiting the Augusta area to "eliminate school bullying and help combat childhood obesity."
For the first time since 2011, a total lunar eclipse will arrive early Tuesday, turning the moon an eerie shade of red.
In an effort to take as many plastic bags out of circulation as possible, the seven students collected more than 6,000 from across the Augusta area to weave together into 15 sleeping mats to ...
Iron in the brain from bleeding could be a key reason why diabetics often don't recover as well from strokes, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.
The year since Masters Tournament visitors were last here has been "tremendously productive" for Georgia Regents University, President Ricardo Azziz said.
Children in Georgia with difficult to treat seizures could get access to a marijuana-derived oil through clinical trials at Georgia Regents University, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday.
Lakeside Principal Steven Rhodes has accepted the job as Thomson High School's assistant principal and director of career, technical and agricultural education.
A meeting of elected officials held Thursday to discuss how to improve Augusta's image broke the state's open meetings law after a quorum of Board of Education members showed up without having ...
In a move pitched as a strategy towards boosting student achievement across the district, the Richmond County Board of Education replaced six principals at a called board meeting Thursday.
The Richmond County School System is investigating Lucy C. Laney High School Principal Tonia Mason, Superintendent Frank Roberson confirmed Thursday.
A longtime Richmond County data clerk is accusing the school system of discrimination after she was fired last year while undergoing chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer.
Applicants, listen up. The Chronicle asked a sample of community leaders what they want in the next superintendent:
Now that all town hall meetings on proposed school closings and reconfigurations have taken place, the Board of Education will take a final vote on the plans April 17.
A Richmond County elementary school teacher has resigned amid allegations that she ignored a 7-year-old girl’s repeated attempts to notify her of bullying.